bdnews24.com - Home https://bdnews24.com/ The RSS feed of bdnews24.com en Bangladesh News 24 Hours Ltd. 2017-09-13 06:22:35.0 2017-09-13 06:22:35.0 Home Jatiya Party rolls out election manifesto of ‘fortune’ promising prosperity https://bdnews24.com/politics/2018/12/15/jatiya-party-rolls-out-election-manifesto-of-fortune-promising-prosperity The Jatiya Party, led by former military ruler HM Ershad, has unveiled an 18-point manifesto aiming to ‘establish good governance and develop democracy’ in Bangladesh.  2018-12-15 03:31:18.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/14/jatiya-party-ersahad-menifesto-14122018-0002.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/jatiya-party-ersahad-menifesto-14122018-0002.jpg https://bdnews24.com/politics/2018/12/15/jatiya-party-rolls-out-election-manifesto-of-fortune-promising-prosperity Facebook says bug opened access to private photos https://bdnews24.com/technology/2018/12/15/facebook-says-bug-opened-access-to-private-photos Facebook announced Friday that it had discovered a bug that allowed outsiders access to private photos, potentially affecting some 6.8 million people who use the service. 2018-12-15 02:32:03.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/15/facebook-photo-privacy-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/facebook-photo-privacy-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/technology/2018/12/15/facebook-says-bug-opened-access-to-private-photos Jamaat is a threat to Bangladesh’s democracy, progress: US Congressman Banks https://bdnews24.com/politics/2018/12/15/jamaat-is-a-threat-to-bangladeshs-democracy-progress-us-congressman-banks An influential US Congressman has said the United States stands with the Bangladeshi people seeking free, fair and safe democratic elections but cautioned that Islamist groups like Jamaat-e-Islami pose a great threat to the country’s democracy and progress. 2018-12-15 01:21:12.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/15/bdnews-pic-of-hudson-1.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/bdnews-pic-of-Hudson-1.jpg https://bdnews24.com/politics/2018/12/15/jamaat-is-a-threat-to-bangladeshs-democracy-progress-us-congressman-banks Threats won’t silence people: Hasina responds to Dr Kamal’s ‘shut up’ remarks https://bdnews24.com/politics/2018/12/15/threats-wont-silence-people-hasina-responds-to-dr-kamals-shut-up-remarks Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has questioned Jatiya Oikya Front alliance leaders, who talk about ethics and morality, contesting in the election with the symbol picked up by convicted war criminals’ relatives and party leaders. 2018-12-15 01:12:26.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/14/pm-krishibid-institute-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/pm-krishibid-institute-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/politics/2018/12/15/threats-wont-silence-people-hasina-responds-to-dr-kamals-shut-up-remarks 2 million more Venezuelans could flee next year: UN https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/15/2-million-more-venezuelans-could-flee-next-year-un An estimated two million Venezuelans could join the ranks of migrants and refugees next year, swelling the total to 5.3 million as the country’s meltdown continues, the United Nations said on Friday. 2018-12-15 01:06:19.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/15/venezuelan.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Venezuelan.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/15/2-million-more-venezuelans-could-flee-next-year-un Nigeria accuses UNICEF staff of spying, halts activities https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/15/nigeria-accuses-unicef-staff-of-spying-halts-activities The Nigerian military on Friday accused United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) staff of spying for Islamist militants in northeast Nigeria, and suspended the agency’s activities there. 2018-12-15 01:02:09.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/15/unicef.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/unicef.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/15/nigeria-accuses-unicef-staff-of-spying-halts-activities 12-year-old in China kills his mother, then returns to school, igniting an outcry https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/15/12-year-old-in-china-kills-his-mother-then-returns-to-school-igniting-an-outcry It began with a quarrel over cigarettes. 2018-12-15 00:40:23.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/15/china-poverty-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/china-poverty-01.JPG https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/15/12-year-old-in-china-kills-his-mother-then-returns-to-school-igniting-an-outcry Chinese hackers targeting US Navy contractors with multiple breaches: WSJ https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/15/chinese-hackers-targeting-us-navy-contractors-with-multiple-breaches-wsj Chinese hackers have breached US Navy contractors to steal a raft of information, including missile plans, through what some officials describe as some of the most debilitating cyber campaigns linked to Beijing, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. 2018-12-15 00:36:20.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/15/hackers.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/hackers.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/15/chinese-hackers-targeting-us-navy-contractors-with-multiple-breaches-wsj Rajapaksa to step down as PM, says son https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/14/rajapaksa-to-step-down-as-pm-says-son Sri Lankan former President Mahinda Rajapaksa will step down from the disputed position of premiership on Saturday, his son and legislator Namal Rajapaksa said on Friday. 2018-12-14 23:46:09.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/13/srilanka.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Srilanka.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/14/rajapaksa-to-step-down-as-pm-says-son Ex-lawyer Cohen says Trump knew hush payments were wrong: ABC https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/14/ex-lawyer-cohen-says-trump-knew-hush-payments-were-wrong-abc US President Donald Trump directed hush payments to two women during the 2016 presidential campaign and knew the actions were wrong, his former personal lawyer Michael Cohen said in a television interview that aired on Friday. 2018-12-14 23:43:28.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/14/donald-trump.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Donald-Trump.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/14/ex-lawyer-cohen-says-trump-knew-hush-payments-were-wrong-abc Afghanistan opens new trade route with aim of building link to Europe https://bdnews24.com/economy/2018/12/14/afghanistan-opens-new-trade-route-with-aim-of-building-link-to-europe Afghanistan on Thursday opened a new international trade route aimed at establishing direct access to Central Asian and Europe as it seeks to build up an economy wrecked by decades of war and reduce reliance on Pakistan. 2018-12-14 23:04:01.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/14/afghanistan-trade-route.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/afghanistan-trade-route.jpg https://bdnews24.com/economy/2018/12/14/afghanistan-opens-new-trade-route-with-aim-of-building-link-to-europe After yellow vests come off, activists in France use Facebook to protest and plan https://bdnews24.com/socialmedia/2018/12/14/after-yellow-vests-come-off-activists-in-france-use-facebook-to-protest-and-plan Last Saturday, Thomas Mirallès donned a yellow vest in his hometown in southern France and headed out to protest President Emmanuel Macron and high taxes. Afterward, he and other demonstrators around the country returned home, just as they had done every weekend for the past month. 2018-12-14 22:59:00.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/14/yellow-vests-champs.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/yellow-vests-champs.JPG https://bdnews24.com/socialmedia/2018/12/14/after-yellow-vests-come-off-activists-in-france-use-facebook-to-protest-and-plan Food shop catches fire at Police Plaza in Dhaka’s Gulshan https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2018/12/14/food-shop-catches-fire-at-police-plaza-in-dhakas-gulshan A shop at the Police Plaza in Dhaka’s Gulshan near the Hatirjheel lake has caught fire. 2018-12-14 22:28:27.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/14/police-plaza-concord.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Police-Plaza-Concord.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2018/12/14/food-shop-catches-fire-at-police-plaza-in-dhakas-gulshan Oikya Front chief Dr Kamal threatens Hasina govt with retaliation for arrests after polls https://bdnews24.com/politics/2018/12/14/oikya-front-chief-dr-kamal-threatens-hasina-govt-with-retaliation-for-arrests-after-polls Dr Kamal Hossain has alleged the law enforcers are arresting activists of the Jatiya Oikya Front alliance on “illegal orders” from the government. 2018-12-14 21:30:25.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/14/kamal-hossain-aam-14122018-0002.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/kamal-hossain-aam-14122018-0002.jpg https://bdnews24.com/politics/2018/12/14/oikya-front-chief-dr-kamal-threatens-hasina-govt-with-retaliation-for-arrests-after-polls Thirteen miners trapped in coal mine in northern India after flooding https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2018/12/14/thirteen-miners-trapped-in-coal-mine-in-northern-india-after-flooding Rescue workers were trying on Friday to reach 13 miners trapped underground in a coal mine in India's remote northeastern Meghalaya state since the previous day, authorities said. 2018-12-14 20:46:31.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/14/india-coal-mine-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/india-coal-mine-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2018/12/14/thirteen-miners-trapped-in-coal-mine-in-northern-india-after-flooding More floods and more droughts: Climate change delivers both https://bdnews24.com/environment/2018/12/14/more-floods-and-more-droughts-climate-change-delivers-both More records for both wet and dry weather are being set around the globe, often with disastrous consequences for the people facing such extremes, according to a study published Wednesday that offered new evidence of climate change’s effects in the here and now. 2018-12-14 20:03:57.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/14/climate-rainfall-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/climate-rainfall-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/environment/2018/12/14/more-floods-and-more-droughts-climate-change-delivers-both Bangladesh clinch ODI series against West Indies with easy win https://bdnews24.com/cricket/2018/12/14/bangladesh-clinch-odi-series-against-west-indies-with-easy-win Bangladesh have won the ODI series against the West Indies with a dominating eight-wicket victory in the third and final match.   2018-12-14 19:05:30.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/14/bangladesh.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Bangladesh.jpg https://bdnews24.com/cricket/2018/12/14/bangladesh-clinch-odi-series-against-west-indies-with-easy-win Multiple locations in US receive email, phone bomb threats https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/14/multiple-locations-in-us-receive-email-phone-bomb-threats Multiple institutions across the US on Thursday received emails and phone calls threatening bomb attacks, which caused evacuations and law enforcement actions. 2018-12-14 17:55:44.0 https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/14/multiple-locations-in-us-receive-email-phone-bomb-threats Kosovo approves new army despite Serb opposition, NATO criticism https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/14/kosovo-approves-new-army-despite-serb-opposition-nato-criticism Kosovo’s parliament voted on Friday to create a 5,000-strong standing army, a week after Serbia’s premier suggested the move could provoke military intervention by Belgrade. 2018-12-14 17:54:55.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/03/11/trump.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/trump.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/14/kosovo-approves-new-army-despite-serb-opposition-nato-criticism The politics of a plot to kill Sri Lanka's president https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/14/the-politics-of-a-plot-to-kill-sri-lanka-s-president1 A plot to kill the president, links to foreign intelligence, a rogue police officer and a missing sniper: the snippets of news emerging from Sri Lanka in recent weeks seem plucked from the pages of paperback fiction. 2018-12-14 17:22:33.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/14/srilanka-president.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/srilanka-president.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/14/the-politics-of-a-plot-to-kill-sri-lanka-s-president1 Film director Amjad Hossain dies at 76 https://bdnews24.com/entertainment/2018/12/14/film-director-amjad-hossain-dies-at-76 Eminent film director Amjad Hossain has died at the age of 76 in a Bangkok hospital. 2018-12-14 17:01:34.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/11/21/inner-amjad-hossain.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/inner+Amjad-Hossain.jpg https://bdnews24.com/entertainment/2018/12/14/film-director-amjad-hossain-dies-at-76 Indian gets 9 years in jail for sex assault on US flight https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/14/indian-gets-9-years-in-jail-for-sex-assault-on-us-flight A 34-year-old Indian man has been sentenced to nine years in prison for sexually assaulting a sleeping woman on a US flight early this year. 2018-12-14 16:57:59.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/14/sex-assault.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/sex-assault.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/14/indian-gets-9-years-in-jail-for-sex-assault-on-us-flight Shut up: Dr Kamal Hossain to reporters https://bdnews24.com/politics/2018/12/14/shut-up-dr-kamal-hossain-to-reporters Dr Kamal Hossain was visibly angry when he was asked about his position on the Jamaat-e-Islami, an Islamist party that openly opposed Bangladesh’s struggle for freedom from Pakistan. 2018-12-14 16:05:08.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/14/kamal-on-jamaat.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Kamal-On-Jamaat.jpg https://bdnews24.com/politics/2018/12/14/shut-up-dr-kamal-hossain-to-reporters Senate votes to end aid for Yemen fight over Khashoggi Killing and Saudis’ war aims https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/14/senate-votes-to-end-aid-for-yemen-fight-over-khashoggi-killing-and-saudis-war-aims The Senate voted Thursday to end US military assistance for Saudi Arabia’s war in Yemen in the strongest show of bipartisan defiance against President Donald Trump’s defence of the kingdom over the killing of a dissident journalist. 2018-12-14 14:39:22.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/14/us-senate-lead.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/US-Senate-Lead.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/14/senate-votes-to-end-aid-for-yemen-fight-over-khashoggi-killing-and-saudis-war-aims Main suspect in Strasbourg attack killed in gun battle with police https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/14/main-suspect-in-strasbourg-attack-killed-in-gun-battle-with-police The suspected gunman who killed three people at a Christmas market in the French city of Strasbourg was shot dead on Thursday in a brief gun battle with police after being on the run for 48 hours, police sources said. 2018-12-14 13:43:07.0 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/14/cherif-chekatt.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Cherif-Chekatt.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2018/12/14/main-suspect-in-strasbourg-attack-killed-in-gun-battle-with-police